Distance Learning For Academic Year 2021/2022
Distance Learning For Academic Year – Distance education, also called distance learning, is the education of students who may not always be physically present at a school. Traditionally, this usually involved correspondence courses wherein the student corresponded with the school via mail. Today, it involves online education In Most of the Universities In Ghana.
What are the challenges of distance learning ?
These problems include the quality of instruction, hidden costs, misuse of technology, and the attitudes of instructors, students, and administrators. Each one of these has an effect on the overall quality of distance learning as a product. In many ways, each of these issues relates to the others.
Advantages of Distance Learning
Here are some advantages of studying in a distance mode in Ghana ;
Significant Cost Savings
Disadvantages of Distance Learning
Here are some challenges of studying in a distance mode in Ghana;
Lack of Social Interaction
High Chances of Distraction
List Of Distance learning Universities In Ghana
In Ghana Most universities offer distance Education and they are as follows ;
Distance Education Universities In Ghana
Distance Education Universities Outside Ghana
Harvard University Extension School
Boston University Online
Indira Gandhi National Open University
Open University of Catalonia
University of South Africa (Unisa)
United Kingdom Open University
University of the Philippines Open University
Open University of the Netherlands
Open University of Hong Kong
Thomson Rivers University Open Learning
The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand
Minimum Technology Requirements for Distance Learning
- A computer (desktop/laptop) or mobile device (smartphone/tablet) that is less than 5 years old will work. NOTE: Chromebooks are not recommended and may not be compatible with all third-party tools used in course shells.
- Speakers/headphones/earbuds for listening to audio or videos presented in courses.